I was going to write a blog post on a very important question--when you are published by an Amazon imprint are you considered Traditionally Published? Because these imprints won't take just anyone--you have to submit just like you would an agent or a publishing house. But is that the only difference between being published by … Continue reading Have You Heard of Kindle Scout? I Haven’t Either
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I was listening to a podcast today--I know, shocker. I listen to them all the time, and it sure makes scooping the kitty litter a little more tolerable. Anyway, so the two hosts went through their usual, what are you working on, what are you working on? And the male host (I won't say who it … Continue reading When Should You Redo a Book?
. . . why did you write/are writing your book? Some authors say their characters called to them and wouldn’t let them go. Some say a plot jumped into their head, and they had to get it down on paper before it disappeared. Some say it was part of a series/trilogy, etc. and they … Continue reading What Do You Say When People Ask You . . .
I've had an interesting summer so far. Here are some of the highlights: Don't fight with CreateSpace. I didn't have the knowledge to bend CreateSpace to my will. This doesn't mean that I never will, but I had to back down on things I wanted in favor of time and simplicity. Does that mean I … Continue reading Things I Learned So Far This Summer About Writing:
I was flipping through my Entertainment Weekly and you know how they have the funny quotes in the front from characters in shows you don't watch? I like to read them and have a laugh, but this particular one this morning caught my eye. It made me think: why do we write? What are … Continue reading What Are You Writing For?
Monday I received my proofs from CreateSpace. For the past week I've been going through the first one (Novellas 1 - 3) editing them, looking for typos, and checking formatting. It's taking a long time, and today I resubmitted the first one again. I found some typos (probably not all of them, but c'est la … Continue reading CreateSpace Adventures Continue